Brody Midnight
Biographical information
  • 11th century (age 24/900)
  • 11th century
  • Undead (Resurrected)
  • History and French Teacher
  • Male
Family information
  • Emily Midnight (Older Sister)
  • Jason Midnight (Older Brother)
  • John Midnight (Older Brother)
  • Alison Midnight (Twin Sister)
  • Casey Midnight (Younger Sister)
Supernatural information
Significant kills
Cause of death
  • Unknown (as a human)
  • Explosion (as a vampire)
Killed by
  • Unknown (as a human)
  • Felix (as a vampire)
Played by
  • Drew Van Acker
First seen
Last seen
Everyone has a secret that they would do anything to keep in the dark,but no matter how hard you try secrets always have a way of coming out in the worse possible way.
— Brody to an unkown person

Brody Alexander Midnight is a vampire and major recurring character. He has a special power that can allow people to see his past when he touches them if he chooses and can see only the good parts of your future when he touches them. He can also show people the past of other only if he had touched that person. He can choose who's memory to see and not to see, unknown to everyone Brody alo can read minds. He sometimes uses his gifts to his advantage when he chooses to do so when he really wants something.

Brody was told by his unknown friend to protect Danielle in order to stop Neoma from being awakened. This attempt had failed and he works together with Sophia and new allies in order to take down Neoma once and for all. 

In Season Two, Brody becomes a History and French Teacher at the University of New Orleans, playing a big role in the College Arc and a supporting role in the Shadow Arc.


Brody Alexander Midnight was born in the 11th century to wealthy parents with his twin sister Alison, older sister, Emily and twin brothers, Jason and John Midnight, and younger sister, Casey. Brody and his whole family were turned into vampires and since then have walked the earth. Brody is estranged from his family from unknown reasons. He hasn't seen or heard from his family in seven hundred years but still loves them. Brody only has one friend, an unknown warlock who lives in New Orleans. Brody came to New Orleans to help his friend. Little is known about the rest of Brody's past.                            

Throughout The Originals FanfictionEdit

Season OneEdit


Brody with Danielle at the coffee shop.

Brody makes his first appearance in The Ultimate Game. He meets Danielle at the graveyard while she is visiting her Uncle Kol. He flirts with her and ask her to coffee. After she leaves, he informs a friend of his that he's met Danielle. His friend tells Brody to get close to Danielle and meet her family then he will make his entrance.

In Sinners and Saints, Brody barges in the Mikaelson home, demanding to see Danielle. He does not get off to a friendly start with Sophia and Serena but they are interrupted when Felix Hackett attacks them. Felix gets the upper hand until Danielle sends him flying out of the Mikaelson home and Brody holds him down so that Rebekah can knock him out and Macklyn takes him away. Brody tells Rebekah he was there to help Danielle as a request from his friend whom is somehow connected to the Originals.

In Blast From the Past, Rebekah and Danielle ask Brody of his history with Macklyn and Felix .

In At Least With Sorrow

In Bring It On, Brody revealed that he was to protect Danielle in order for Neoma not to be awakened. Neoma tells the Originals that Brody can see the past, present, and future. He foresaw this event and so desperately tried to stop it. He is later seen confronted by Sophia whom tells him that he is going to help her get Danielle back.

In Eclipse of the Heart,

In Rise from the Grave,

In The Recluse,

Season TwoEdit

College ArcEdit

Shadow ArcEdit

Throughout Eternal DarknessEdit


"From now on, I'm your bodyguard."
—Brody to Sophia in Starting Over

He is troubled about is past and can be unstable and unpredictable at times when it comes to talking about his family. Brody can be careless, unpredictable, dangerous, impulsive, emotional, short tempered, volatile, narcissistic, manipulative, jealous, obsessive and competitive. He will kill and use anyone who gets in his way. He can be kind and gentle at most time and can turn cold in at the snap of a finger. His temper gets him into trouble a lot and seems to love it. He rushes head first into danger without thinking and rarely cares when someone other then his friends gets hurt. He plays hard ball and takes no prisoners. He doesn't take no for an answer. Brody rarely shows his emotions to anyone, only to his friends. Since being in New Orleans and making friends with Jayne, Bethany, Vanessa, and Sophia, has shown more of a softer side.

Physical AppearanceEdit

He's very casual. Wears shirts with dragon designs or plaid shirts sometime with blue or dark jeans and a black leather jacket. 

As a vampire and a warrior (12th century) he is very well built. Brody possesses a delicate and yet masculine face due to the fact that he was once a nobleman in the 12th century. Brody is skilled in hand to hand combat and fought in World War I and II. He also fought in the Gulf War and rose in rank very quickly. 


Allies Edit

While working with Sophia, Jayne, Vanessa, and Bethany, Brody forms the most closest relationship with Jayne. Even though he finds it annoying and uncomfortable to be around so many woman, he holds the utmost respect for them.


He meets Danielle in The Ultimate Game. Brody's job was to protect Danielle from anyone set out to kill her, this job was given to him by his unknown friend. After her death, he works with Sophia to avenge her death but also find a way to bring her back to life.

Other Relationships Edit

Powers and AbilitiesEdit

He has a special power that can allow people to see his past when he touches them if he chooses and their future for some unknown reason can see the good and bad. He cant see his own future with he doesn't mind. He can also show people other past only if he has contact with them, and can read minds. His powers work on other supernaturals expect the Originals and Neoma.



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